The CITB CSkills Health and Safety Awareness training course highlights potential hazards when working on site and provides practical advice on keeping yourself and your colleagues safe. It covers your individual and employer responsibilities, including what you can do if you think anyone’s health and safety is being put at risk.
It can also be used as a precursor for progression to the Site Supervisor’s Safety Training course for those wishing to further their career within health and safety in the construction and civil engineering industries.
Who should attend?
This course is for you if you’re considering, or are already working within the construction and civil engineering industry, and wish to develop your knowledge base.
The course can be the first step towards a CSCS Labourers Card (Green Card) and to the progressive CITB Site Safety Plus courses that range from the training of operatives through to Supervisors, Site Managers and Directors Health and Safety courses.
This course focuses on:
- Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
- The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974
On successful completion of this course, delegates should be able to:
- Understand the need to prevent accidents
- Have an understanding of health and safety law
- Understand how their role fits into the control and management of the site
- Prepare risk assessments and method statements
- Report unsafe acts to prevent an accident.
This training can be carried out in-house at your premises, this offers the ability to train multiple members of staff at the same time in an environment where they feel comfortable. It also means that you save time away from the workplace and save money on travel and accommodation. All of our courses can be tailored to meet your requirements and reflect your business needs, for more information call us on 03456 122 144.